The table below looks at the statistics for the Problem Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Manager
Rank 631 589 622
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 11 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.070% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.075% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 16
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
Problem Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44357 41423 48051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37081 34736 41760
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Problem Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Problem Manager
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Manager across the London region.

Problem Manager Salary Trend in London

Problem Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Problem Manager Salary Histogram in London

Problem Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -22 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Problem Manager
England

Problem Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Problem Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Problem Manager in their job title.

1 29 (87.88%) ITIL
2 27 (81.82%) Problem Management
3 13 (39.39%) Incident Management
4 10 (30.30%) Change Management
5 9 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
6 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
8 6 (18.18%) Remedy
8 6 (18.18%) Service Management
8 6 (18.18%) ITIL V3
8 6 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (15.15%) Windows
9 5 (15.15%) Finance
10 4 (12.12%) SQL
10 4 (12.12%) MS Office
10 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.12%) VPN
10 4 (12.12%) Retail
10 4 (12.12%) Release Management
11 3 (9.09%) CRM
11 3 (9.09%) Siebel
11 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
11 3 (9.09%) SLA
11 3 (9.09%) Benchmarking
11 3 (9.09%) Workflow
11 3 (9.09%) Law
12 2 (6.06%) ITSM
12 2 (6.06%) Legal
12 2 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM

Problem Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Problem Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Problem Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
2 1 (3.03%) PABX
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Law
4 2 (6.06%) Legal
5 1 (3.03%) Publishing
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) ITIL
2 27 (81.82%) Problem Management
3 13 (39.39%) Incident Management
4 10 (30.30%) Change Management
5 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
6 6 (18.18%) Service Management
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL V3
7 4 (12.12%) Release Management
8 3 (9.09%) Workflow
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) Benchmarking
9 2 (6.06%) ITSM
10 1 (3.03%) Process Management
10 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.03%) Migration
10 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
10 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
10 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Remedy
2 3 (9.09%) Siebel
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat